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Best Water Days Out In Plymouth

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Tinside Lido

  • Plymouth
  • Outdoor
  • Lidos

Tinside Lido is an open air sea water lido, so the temperature is naturally lower than usual and wetsuit style costumes are best for the small ones....

Mount Wise Swimming Pool

  • Plymouth
  • Outdoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

The free Mount Wise Swimming Pool has a cool 25 foot main pool plus a small paddling pool ideal for younger children and a separate fun packed activi...

Portwrinkle Beach

  • Torpoint
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

At Portwrinkle beach in Cornwall, you get not only one, but two fantastic beaches! Once you head down the steps to the shore, there’s Portwrinkle bea...

Seaton Beach

  • Torpoint
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Head down to Seaton beach in Cornwall, a pebbled beach that the little ones will love exploring, with rock pools and even a little river, there’s loa...

Bigbury on Sea Beach

  • Modbury
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

This blue flag awarded beach is a perfect spot for a family day out, with safe swimming away from the river, on the gently shelving sands. Canoeing a...

The Bar and Cove Vean

  • Isles of Scilly
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

The Bar and Cove Vean is a quiet, peaceful place even in the height of summer, this beach is on St Agnes, a short ferry trip from St Mary. Take the s...

Meadowlands Leisure Pool

  • Tavistock
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Meadowlands offers 2 indoor heated pools one for serious swimming and development, plus one with fabulous flume slide, river rapids and interactive w...

Adrenalin Quarry

  • Liskeard
  • Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

Bring thrills into your day out with the kids! Enjoy an action-packed experience at Adrenalin Quarry - Cornwall’s activity hub for daredevil families...



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Millendreath Beach

  • Looe
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Fancy a day out at a quiet and remote sandy beach in Cornwall? Millendreath beach is a great find, and at low tide you’ll find a long, soft and sandy...

Thurlestone Sands

  • Thurlestone
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Thurlestone Sands with its wide sandy beach is one of several locally owned by the National Trust and attracts both families and water sports enthusi...

Talland Bay Beach

  • Looe
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Taking a trip to Talland Bay means you get not one, but two lively sheltered beaches, Talland Sands and Rotterdam beach.  One is sandy and one is roc...

Polperro Beach

  • Looe
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Head down to Polperro beach in Cornwall, a gorgeous tiny sandy beach in a picturesque fishing village with white-washed cottages, it’s the perfect sp...

Buckfastleigh Swimming Pool

  • Buckfastleigh
  • Outdoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Buckfastleigh Swimming Pool is a 21 metre heated open air pool in the lovely park setting of Victoria Park Buckfastleigh. The pool is heated to a bal...

Siblyback Lake

  • Liskeard
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Siblyback Lake is surrounded by the striking Bodmin Moor offering a wide range of activities for adventurers of all ages. There is plenty to do at th...

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  • Ashburton
  • Outdoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Ashburton Swimming Pool offers a heated outdoor pool 21m by 9m and has swings and a pleasant lawned area for spectators. This pool was built in 1924...

Lantic Bay

  • Fowey
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

If you’re an active family, Lantic Bay in Cornwall should definitely be on your list! With amazing views and a great seafront, it’ll create great mem...

Readymoney Cove Beach

  • Fowey
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Explore Readymoney Cove beach in Cornwall, a great sandy beach that’s sheltered by some cliffs, making it the perfect place for a splash about in the...

Slapton Sands and Torcross Beach

  • Torcross
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Slapton Sands and Torcross Beach offers a pebbly beach no good for sand castling but it's offset by great water activities at the Torcross end, inclu...

Roadford Lake Country Park

  • Lifton
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

With over 730 acres of water, Roadford Lake  is a spectacular lake set on the edge of Dartmoor between Okehampton and Launceston offering a wide rang...

St Austell Leisure Centre

  • St Austell
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Better St Austell Leisure Centre is home to indoor adventures for the whole family - from the amazing soft play area for the under-12s to the 25m swi...

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